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MORNING BUZZ (2/3): Driver injures four at Woodside bus stop, Armored car robbed in Elmhurst & Monday events

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Morning Buzz – A quick top-news synopsis every day at 8 a.m.

Monday, February 3rd

Alternate side parking rules are suspended. Meters are still in effect.

Weather
• Snow expected for today with a high near 34.

Top Stories
The Seattle Seahawks the 2014 NFL champs as they routed to Broncos 43-8 in last night’s game.

• An analysis done by the Associated Press has found that school shootings in the U.S have not declined, even as school security has increased.

• A Moscow high school student killed a teacher and police officer while holding 20 students hostage before being detained by police Monday morning.

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Queens News
• A hit-and-run driver seriously injured four people when he plowed his car into a bus stop on Northern Blvd. in Woodside Saturday night.

• The family of Avonte Oquendo personally thanked the many volunteers and officials who helped the family search for their son this past Saturday.

 

• Cops are on the hunt for a trio of men who knocked over an armored car in Elmhurst.

 

Entertainment

• Actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman was found dead at his Manhattan apartment from an apparent heroin overdose.

• Weekend Box Office
1) Ride Along – $12.3 million

2) Frozen – $9.3 million

3) That Awkward Moment – $9 million

4) The Nut Job - $7.6 million

Opinion
• The NY Times believes we should think about having a maximum wage law to limit how much the super rich actually make.

• Fox News thinks turning to the private sector could help improve the GOP brand.

Scoreboard
• Nets take on the 76ers tonight at 7:30 p.m. in Brooklyn

• Knicks face the Bucks tonight at 8 p.m. in Milwaukee

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Real Estate

• For sale – Ridgewood – Two bedroom, comfortable apt. for rent. On Metropolitan and Forest Ave. Rent is $1500.
Castoria Real Estate
• For sale – Forest Hills – Great studio co-op for sale. Located in the Alderton. Efficiency kitchen, living area and bath. Low maintenance fees. Asking $109,000.

CB Kueber Realty

 

• Sold - A 1,300-square-foot, single-family home located at 28-14 Ditmars Blvd. in Astoria for $690,000.

 

Weekend Crime Roundup

• An armed robbery occurred at 135-15 Linden Blvd. Sunday afternoon in South Ozone Park.

 

Events
Laurelton – 11 a.m. – Basic Chinese for travelers. Queens Library, 134-26 225th St.

Fresh Meadows – 6 p.m. – The Cardiac Health Center Weight Management Program-Orientation. 174-03 Horace Harding Expressway

Forest Hills - 6:30 p.m. – Ballroom Dancing with Jing Chen. Queens Library. 108-19 71st Ave.

Jackson Heights - 7:30.m.- Lesbian & Gay Democratic Club of Queens Meeting. St. Mark’s Parish House, 33-50 82nd St.

Written by QTadmin

February 3rd, 2014 at 4:30 pm

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